Today’s Headlines

  • Obama Urges Transpo Bill Before Recess as Congress Squabbles Over Details (The Hill, WSJ)
  • WaPo Thinks Senate Bill Is Better of Two Flawed Options
  • Is Streetcar Totally Dead for San Antonio? (TPR)
  • For a Nationwide Infrastructure Plan, Congress Should Be Talking About Broadband (CityLab)
  • Protected Bike Lanes Would Be Easier to Build Under New California Law (Next City)
  • How Will Fairfax County Capitalize on the Silver Line? (Falls Church News-Press)
  • Grants to Boost TOD in Minneapolis (Finance & Commerce)
  • In Brazil, Past Tragedy Fuels Bike Boom (Next City)

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A Friendly Reminder That Bike-Ped Still Isn’t Safe in Congress (LAB) Harry Reid Would Fold Student Loan Interest Extensions Into Transpo Bill (Hill) Boehner Floats Possibility of 6-Month Transpo Extension, to Boxer’s Chagrin (Reuters, WaPo) Secretary LaHood: Distracted Driving at Level of National Epidemic (TranspoNation) Houston Moves Forward With New Commuter Rail Line (Transpo Nation) […]

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The Hill Expects Elaine Chao to Sell Trump’s Infrastructure Bill to Congress You Know the Women’s March Was Bigger Than the Inauguration Thanks to Metro Ridership (Politico) Trump Promptly Purges Climate Change References From White House Site (NYT) City Mayors Prepare for Climate Change Fight (ThinkProgress) New Haven’s Highway Conversation Will Reconnect Neighborhoods (Next City) How Will […]

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Congress Returns From Summer Recess to a Long To-Do List, Including Transpo (ABC) U.S. DOT Offers Congress a Way to Kick the Can on Transpo Funding (The Hill) “Move Seattle” Is Great, But There’s Another Transit Funding Tool Seattle Is Ignoring (Stranger) Lee City Council Votes to Become First Massachusetts City With Its Own Local Gas […]

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Transpo Funding: the Next Looming Cliff in Congress (The Hill) This Year’s Heroes in the Bike/Ped Movement (Alliance for Biking and Walking) Road Builders Want 15-Cent Gas Tax Hike, With Rebates for Some (Transport Topics) DC Metro Rethinks Long-Term Plans, Suspends Search for New Leader (WaPo) Atlanta’s Among the Many Cities Responding to DOT Challenge […]

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LA’s Multi-Modal Mobility Plan Meets the City’s Ingrained Car Culture (NYT) Why a Biden Run Could Be Good News for Amtrak (The Hill) Is It Possible for California to Cut Gas Use in Half by 2030? (Mercury News) What Europe’s High-Speed Trains Can Teach America (Grist) Northeast Governors Prod Congress for Long-Term Transpo Bill (Trucking […]

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An Argument for Dedicated Bike/Ped Safety Funds in the Next Transpo Bill (T4America) Park Service Gives Stupidest Reason Ever For Banning Bike-Share on National Mall (Yglesias) Bad Omen For Transpo Bill? Congress to Pass 21st Extension of FAA Authorization (GovExec) Budget Shortfalls Push States to Bring Roads Back to the Stone Age, Replace Asphalt With […]